Church of the Open Door

Sermons 2018

  • November 12, 2018

    11/18: The Mystery & Purposeful, Persistent Living

    by COD

    “The Mystery & Purposeful, Persistent Living” by Pastor Duane Adler 1 Timothy 4. In a similar fashion to Paul’s letter to the believers in Colossae, Paul writes a letter to Timothy, encouraging and instructing him regarding the local body in Ephesus. Paul founded the church in Ephesus, while later placing Timothy as its pastor. Therefore, Paul writes to […]

  • November 6, 2018

    11/11: The Mystery Revealed but Not Received; by Pastor Duane Adler

    by COD

    “The Mystery Revealed but Not Received” – by Pastor Duane Adler Colossians 1:27. The letter of Colossians is an intense and powerful letter to the believers at Colossae. Attractive and destructive teachings had worked their way into the local body. Therefore, Paul’s letter was in response to the false doctrines and teachers. Paul wrote to commend the […]

  • November 4, 2018

    11/4: Endurance in Commitment to God’s Calling; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance in Commitment to God’s Calling Acts 28:15-31 If you only view your difficult trials as the way to claim victim status, you will miss the higher purposes God intends and determines for your life. Insightfully, Paul tells us to rejoice in sufferings, James instructs us to count it all joy, and Peter encourages us […]

  • October 28, 2018

    10/28: Endurance in the Face of Danger; by Dr. Glenn Jago

    by COD

    Endurance in the Face of Danger Acts 27:1-28:14 All of our life, experience, and accomplishments are the result of God’s loving, gracious, and powerful hand. We are not the byproducts of chance, nor the brilliance of our greatness, but we are God’s display of His glory by the sacrifice of our loving Savior, Jesus Christ. […]

  • October 24, 2018

    New Sermon Series beginning Nov. 25

    by COD

    New Sermon Series beginning Nov. 25 through the end of the year Peace on Earth: Selections from Micah 3-7 As we approach the Christmas season, we begin to find the escalation of the feel-good expressions common during the season through songs, advertisements, and of course, the Hallmark Christmas shows. The culture cries and demands peace, […]